There's much progress tro report in efforts to renovate the Lyric Theatre, the magnificent old Vaudeville palace on Third Avenue North downtown.
The Tuscaloosa Paranormal Research Group searched for ghosts at the historic Lyric Theatre downtown recently. Read about what they found.
Local show folk -- including belly dancers, fire artists, burlesque performers and a human blockhead -- will raise money for the Lyric Theatre at a…
Jones Valley Teaching Farm downtown will host the Freshworks Festival, featuring food and live music, on Saturday, June 16.
Efforts continue to renovate the Lyric Theatre, a magnificent old vaudeville house in downtown Birmingham, and you can be a big part of those efforts,…
Musician Robert Ellis and a friend at Secret Stages. Photo by Rian Castillo.
I am pleased to announce that, in addition to my duties as editor of Weld Local (my favorite job ever), I am now contributing to You Hear This? — a new music blog in Birmingham created by Sam George, a Weld for Birmingham contributing writer and former Birmingham Weekly managing editor. I thought it appropriate to post a link to my piece about Secret Stages in this space. After all, the piece doesn’t really talk about music that much. It is more about the impact of such events on downtown, which certainly falls within one of our usual areas of concern at Weld Local. Congratulations to Sam on his new venture!
The inaugural Birmingham International Street Fair will spill onto downtown streets on Saturday, May 12.
The Lyric Theatre, Birmingham's vaudeville house, will be open for tours twice this week, including this afternoon.